I HATE Hardware

The last thing I saw last night was something about “Do not turn off or remove the power cord from your computer” for some no-doubt-critical update. This morning, my desktop doesn’t POST. It hangs right at the point the RAM count happens. Now, I don’t think an OS upgrade can effect POST, so perhaps it’s […]

Dr. Dobb’s Changes

When Software Development was killed, I predicted that Dr. Dobb’s wouldn’t change markedly. Boy, was I wrong. Editor-in-Chief Jonathan Erickson and Publisher Stan Barnes clearly decided that the time had come to create what is essentially a new magazine: I don’t think Dobb’s has changed this much since at least the late 80s. The “new” […]